Getting closer to Vision 2020 or nah?

Our prestigious college was recently ranked 12 by the magazine, India Today. Funny thing, only  three NLUs actually featured the list, our beloved, NLSIU, NUJS and GNLU. I am baffled, I don’t know if I should be happy. Here I wish to draw an analogy, remember all the times in school, specially in Grade 12,…

Beating the Semester Exams

The library is buzzing with students, the café has transformed into a Mecca of knowledge, the hostel lights are on till the break of dawn and while there’s no college to attend, this is the most gruesome time for us all. Whether you’re about to begin your exam week or are in the process of…

In Conversation with Megha Ghosh (Class of 2009)

Megha Ghosh is from the Batch of 2004-2009. She is currently working as the Assistant Vice President- Counsel in Citibank, India. In this Interview she talks about her time at AIL and the work culture in the Corporate Field.  The Blue Pencil:  What motivated you to study law? Megha Ghosh: I always had constantly changing…

Hear, hear.

Disclaimer- This is a satirical take on how the things go around the college and  the same is not to be interpreted as an official announcement. These thoughts are the author’s independent views and TBP, in no way, endorses the same.  Given the number of gossip that revolves around the college and the number of people…

Farewell 2017

“Regretfully they tell us but firmly they compel us To say goodbye to you.   So long, farewell,auf wiedersehen, good night. I hate to go and leave this pretty sight.   So long, farewell auf wiedersehen, adieu Adieu, adieu, to yieu and yieu and yieu.”    On the second day of the fifth month in…

Escorts Ceremony

The Escort ceremony was organised on Saturday, 29th April 2017, by the present fourth years for the outgoing fifth years. The ceremony, as you all are aware, is customary at AIL before the Farewell. At the ceremony the fifth years are paired up with the fourth years, boys with girls and vice versa, who then…

AWES Raising Day 2017

On the 28th of April, 2017 the Army Institute of Law celebrated AWES Raising Day 2017. The event was hosted by Ms. Navnoor Brar (I year) and Mr. Shivalik (III year). The show begun with the lighting of the lamp by the Chief Guest Lt. Gen. Surinder Singh AVSM, VSM, GOC-in-C Western Command​ and Patron, AIL….

The Sound of Silence

“And the people bowed and prayed To the neon god they made And the sign flashed out its warning In the words that it was forming And the sign said, “The words of the prophets Are written on the subway  walls And tenement halls And whispered in the sounds of silence ’’ – Simon and…

Blue Pencil Sessions on Trial Advocacy and Client Counseling

DAY 1 – TRIAL ADVOCACY A session on trial advocacy was conducted in the college so as to make the students aware about the art of advocacy in a completely different and unexplored setting. A trial advocacy is the branch of knowledge concerned with making attorneys and other advocates more effective in trial proceedings. The…

Panjab Model United Nations 2017

University Institute of Legal Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh organised the second edition of Panjab Model United Nations 2017 from on April 22, 2017 and April 23, 2017. There were 4 committees as a part of 2nd Edition, including General Assembly, Security Council, UEFA and AIPPM. The following students from AIL won awards at the conference: Vikas…